- serving to depurate; purifying.
- a depurative agent or substance.
Origin of depurative
Examples from the Web for depurative
Historical Examples of depurative
At this stage of the disease it is right to assist the depurative work of nature.
I have found bitartrate of potassium the most grateful and efficient saline for depurative action.
Purgatives should be used for their depurative effects, and never as antiphologistics.
- used for or capable of depurating; purifying; purgative
- a depurative substance or agent